Recap - Knicks Defeat Memphis 120-99
|Recap - Knicks Defeat Memphis 120-99|
The Knicks blew out Memphis on Thursday, running up the score in a 120-99 win at Madison Square Garden.
New York won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 215.5.
New York got 29 points from Toney Douglas and another 28 points from Carmelo Anthony. Chauncey Billups contributed 8 assists, while Amar'e Stoudemire cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Memphis got 16 points from Mike Conley in a losing cause and another 15 points from Darrell Arthur. Mike Conley contributed 6 assists for the Grizzlies, while Darrell Arthur had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed New York were victorious, as the score was 59-51 at the break.
Memphis won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-35.
New York looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Pistons. The Grizzlies will aim to get back on the winning track vs Indiana.